Livestock and other Animals

Livestock and other Animals

Animal Cruelty

Applicable laws

Environmental Issues

Helpful publications on environmental issues associated with livestock production

Other helpful websites on environmental issues associated with livestock production

  • For more information on CERCLA and EPCRA reporting requirements for air releases of hazardous substances from animal waste at farms, visit the EPA’s website here.
  • For information about permitting and waste management, visit the Kansas Department of Health and Environment’s website here.

Fence Law

Click Here to go to Fence Law, located in the "Real Property" section

Identification and Traceability

Helpful publications on livestock identification and traceability:

Production Contracts

Applicable laws

  • K.S.A. 16-1501 et seq., Swine Contracts and Marketing Pools
  • K.S.A. 16-1701, Poultry production contacts; requirements, violations, remedies

Helpful publications on production contracts

Other helpful websites for information on poultry production

Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) Rule

Helpful publications on the Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) Rule